Creating New Paradigms of Understanding: Action and Ecology

Part of the Sophia Studies in Cross-cultural Philosophy of Traditions and Cultures book series (SCPT, volume 12)


As the final concluding chapter of my book, I have focused on certain significant implications of the conceptualisations of nature in Indian thought on moral action and conservation. The applicability of these interpretations for creating a framework of ecological ethics is analysed. The conclusion of an “eco-moral action” based framework for ecological ethics then places the themes discussed earlier into a modern context for conservation and other ecologically relevant themes.


Ecological ethics Conservation Human–nature relationships Implications of nature as a concept 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Manipal Centre for Philosophy and HumanitiesManipal University ManipalIndia

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